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Babies at the zoo.

It’s rare to see the mom and baby orangutan this close to the glass. The baby was very entertained by pressing her face up to the glass. Everyday activities for the orangutans. The baby chimp was out playing by herself. … Continue reading

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Another edition of “Funny Faces at the Zoo”

Another hot morning at the Lowry Park Zoo in mid-August. The zoo really cleaned the glass on the manatee window. I put my Iphone up to the glass and snapped the above.

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A few late babies bringing in the rear

The juvenile little blue heron above was testing out his wings. He was a little wobbly as he moved from branch to branch and he was flapping hard. I don’t think he was quite ready to take off yet but … Continue reading

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A few tiny critters

Wild critters at the zoo. Playing around with post processing.

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Fun things at the zoo.

“You got a snack for me lady?” “I guess I’ll just eat this tree.” “Stripes always make you look slimmer.” “These elephants stink!” “I’m going to steal this monkey’s food.” “Bananas are for ducks too.” “Can you get this hammer … Continue reading

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Wild things at the Lowry Park Zoo.

Lots of bees buzzing around the flowers. Juvenile blue herons hanging around the nest. They were probably born here earlier this spring. It seems they don’t want to leave home. My first yellow throated warbler of the fall season. (If … Continue reading

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Baby birds at the zoo

Two baby blue herons looking at mom. Mom was close by in another tree. I think she was taking a break from her little screamers. The one on the right looks to be a few days older. His beak is already … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon at the zoo

One of the resident eagles looking as something. He’s so neatly groomed. You can tell he’s not out there in the wild getting dirty and messy. The sign says the two eagles there are permanently injured. The other people at … Continue reading

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